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Human trafficking task force receives $1 million for battle

The Northern Virginia Task Force which battles human trafficking has received a million dollar grant from the U.S. Department of Justice.

Saturday - 10/12/2013, 09:01am EDT

Tags: Human trafficking, kathy stewart

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Airlines join fight against human trafficking

Transportation Secretary Ray LaHood announced a new partnership with airlines to train airline workers to recognize the signs of human trafficking.

Thursday - 06/06/2013, 02:40pm EDT

Tags: Human trafficking, Ray LaHood, U.S. Department of Transportation, airline industry, john aaron

Mountain climber sets sights higher: to combat human trafficking

A Virginia man will climb the highest mountain in North America to raise money to help the fight against human trafficking.

Thursday - 06/06/2013, 04:56am EDT

Tags: Human trafficking, Polaris Project, Mt. McKinley, Alaska, mountain climbing, Front Royal, Va., dick uliano, Falls Church, Ryan Melcher

Md. man charged with human trafficking, prostitution

A Takoma Park man has been charged with human trafficking and prostitution stemming from a months-long police investigation.

Wednesday - 08/08/2012, 03:05pm EDT

Tags: Leguisamon, Annapolis, prostitution, Human trafficking, Anne Arundel police

Virginia moves to clamp down on human trafficking

A series of bills in Virginia's General Assembly would stiffen the penalties for human trafficking and better educate people who work with children to spot potential victims.

Tuesday - 01/31/2012, 03:57am EST

Tags: Virginia, General Assembly, Human trafficking, Bills, Adam Ebbin, Hank Silverberg

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